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Boy, 16, critical after Olney shooting

The shooting occurred about 6:45 p.m. outside in the 4800 block of North Fifth Street.

4 wounded in barbershop shooting

The shooting happened just after 7 p.m. at a barbershop in the 4500 block of North Broad Street.

Delco DA: 2 women tried to sneak drugs into county prison

Colleen Marie Davies and Kimberley Packard were both arrested Tuesday after allegedly being caught with illegal drugs during visits at george W. Hill Correctional Facility.

Former N.J. state worker gets prison for child porn

Kevin Smith of Westmont pleaded guilty in November. He was an executive assistant in the Department of Labor and Workforce Development.

State administrative judge rules in favor of Mariner East pipelines

Judge ruled that the petioners — residents in Chester and Delaware Counties — failed to provide sufficient evidence of safety concerns to grant interim emergency relief.

Bullet hits SEPTA bus in North Philly

The Route 48 bus was struck about 3:40 p.m. at 29th and Dauphin Streets.

Woman, 22, critical after North Philly shooting

Victim was struck three times while inside a vehicle around 7 p.m.

5-alarm apartment building fire displaces dozens in Overbrook

Firefighters battled the blaze for more than 6 hours before bringing it under control just before 8 a.m.

Philadelphia-area jounralist for more than 60 years

Former deputy editor of the opinion pages at the Philadelphia Daily News, previously served as assistant managing editor at the Bulletin newspaper.

Jury: Philly public defenders liable in child abuse case

A Philadelphia Common Pleas Court jury delivered $4.5 million verdict against Defender Association of Philadelphia, a foster-care agency, and two foster parents.